Monday, January 26, 2015

Arts Council of Indianapolis to Honor Traditional African Religion

ALPHA OMEGA ARTS 
INDIANA---Ancestors play an important part in traditional African religion: wedding, births and deaths as well as arts performances. During February, the Arts Council of Indianapolis is honoring that tradition. It begins with an opening ceremony to thank the ancestors; continues with daily celebrations of the influence of African culture on the arts from around the world; and concludes with with African Ancestry DNA testing. Join the journey beginning on Saturday, January 31st. Arts Council of Indianapolis: "Art & Soul: African Diaspora" (Ends March 1); Artsgarden in downtown Indianapolis, IN; indyarts.org